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Lightning Ridge Observations

Tuesday February 9, 2016
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Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like rh Fire Rain Rain 10' Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm mm hPa
Tue 09:00 EDT
E 11   26.0 16.3 27.0 55 6 0   -
Mon 15:00 EDT
SE 7   33.0 15.4 33.0 35 14 0   -
Mon 09:00 EDT
S 7   25.0 15.1 26.0 54 5 0   -
Sun 15:00 EDT
SE 2   33.0 15.4 33.0 35 12 0   -
Sun 09:00 EDT
E 2   25.0 18.7 26.0 68 3 0   -
Sat 09:00 EDT
SW 7   22.5 15.0 22.5 63 4 0   -
Fri 15:00 EDT
SE 7   31.0 15.8 31.0 40 11 0   -
Fri 09:00 EDT
S 15   24.0 13.8 24.0 53 6 0   -
Thu 15:00 EDT
NW 11   33.0 21.2 36.0 50 9 0   -
Thu 09:00 EDT
SW 11   26.0 16.3 27.0 55 6 0   -
Wed 15:00 EDT
W 11   36.0 21.4 40.0 43 12 0   -
Wed 09:00 EDT
NW 15   28.0 23.7 32.0 78 3 0   -
Tue 15:00 EDT
W 4   32.0 2.4 30.0 15 24 0   -
Tue 09:00 EDT
W 7   24.5 11.2 24.5 43 8 0   -

Station Details

LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITORS INFORMATION CEN
Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
29.4310°S 147.9722°E 154m AMSL
Commenced 1997
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